• Short Summary

    A solemn ceremony at the Basilica of St Peter's in Rome, Nov 4, marked the first anniversary of the coronation of Pope John XXIII.

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    A solemn ceremony at the Basilica of St Peter's in Rome, Nov 4, marked the first anniversary of the coronation of Pope John XXIII.

    Borne aloft in his gestatorial chair, Pope John arrived in the company of all attendants to the Holy See, escorted by the Swiss Guard.

    From his throne in the Basilica, the Holy Father - 263rd Pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church - acknowledged the homage of the Cardinals.

    Cardinal Montini, Archbishop of Milan, officiated at the pontifical mass which was attended by many well-known personalities including Prince Albert of Belgium.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAS3CFTF3S71O9A3LLRAD0K1HE
    Media URN:
    VLVAAS3CFTF3S71O9A3LLRAD0K1HE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/11/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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